…Miu Miu’s URL experience, thongs for your iPhone, and all the other news you missed this week
Palace has a long history of teaming up or otherwise paying homage to iconic musicians. Last year saw the label drop a Whitney Houston-inspired collection, and join forces with 90s Madchester legends the Happy Mondays on a collab, and in 2021, it looks like we’re in for more of the same. Dropping its new Frank Lebon-lensed lookbook today, this season sees the skate label tip its five-panel cap in the direction of heavy metal goth icon Alice Cooper and his album Constrictor, on a jacket dubbed the ‘Palace Cooper’ (loving your work boys).
Elsewhere, this week saw Virgil Abloh debut his latest collection for Off-White via innovative, content-rich platform Imaginary TV, and TikTok birth a new trend that has seen users time travelling through subcultures to recreate yearbook photo day looks. Meanwhile, Slow Factory announced the line-up of for the second semester of its free fashion education program for BIPOC, which aims to decolonise fashion knowledge and ‘teach the necessary and radical subjects you didn’t learn in school’.
Check out the gallery below for all the rest of the fashion news from this week.